Donkey Bakery and CSDS Host a Night of Discussion and Compassion
Nov06

Donkey Bakery and CSDS Host a Night of Discussion and Compassion

On October 8th, 2014, the Centre for Sustainable Development Studies in partnership with Donkey Bakery hosted a free movie screening of “Lives Worth Living” (Neudel, 2011). An audience of roughly 70 people attended, and later participated in a discussion regarding the film, and by extension, the rights of people with disabilities (PwD). The film itself chronicled the rise of the Disability Rights Movement in the United States, its...

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Warm up with new opportunities in late 2014
Oct09

Warm up with new opportunities in late 2014

2014 is coming to and end, which plans have you finished and which targets have you reached so far? Let speed up this time with a lot of different opportunities for students and young professionals who love to take the lead and make changes that we will share in this post

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A movie screening: LIVES WORTH LIVING
Oct02

A movie screening: LIVES WORTH LIVING

A free movie night presented by Donkey Bakery in partnership with CSDS: “Lives Worth Living” (English with Vietnamese subtitles). This is a documentary showing how American people with disabilities, one of the largest minorities in the US, rallied together to demand equal civil rights and opportunities.

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Healing Wounds of War: Volunteering at Vietnam Friendship Village
Oct01

Healing Wounds of War: Volunteering at Vietnam Friendship Village

While in Vietnam, as an ambassador for the United States, I felt a duty to understand the effects of the shameful decisions my country made and contribute my time to a prevailing tragedy that we created. We can’t take back events in history, but we can work together to ensure a brighter future.

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Opportunities for Youth Leader this summer (continued)
Jun26

Opportunities for Youth Leader this summer (continued)

As we promised, now we continue to introduce some more opportunities for youth leaders and activists. Where do you want to go? Canada, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand? Check this out!

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Opportunities for NGO professionals
Jun17

Opportunities for NGO professionals

In this June, CSDS would like to show you some opportunities for NGO professionals. All entrepreneurship lovers and change makers, may want to check out and attend international conferences, broaden your mind and get ready for new challenges. Almost of these opportunities are fully or partially funded. Hurry up because their deadlines are almost in June.

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May opportunities for youth leaders
May06

May opportunities for youth leaders

If you are change makers and youth leaders, let’s grab these amazing opportunities to discover the world and blow your minds. All their deadlines are in May

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Why does non-formal education matter?
Feb26

Why does non-formal education matter?

“Learning is experience. Everything else is just information”.

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Schools kill creativity
Feb25

Schools kill creativity

What do you remember from the place where you have probably spend a significant part of your life so far? Maybe this one teacher or that course you loved. It’s honest to say though that school is for many a ‘have to’ instead of ‘want to’.

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Unforgetable Estonia
Aug31

Unforgetable Estonia

I had two amazing weeks attending a work camp with volunteers from a range of countries. Our team had nine people from six countries, including the UK, Mexico, Spain, Ukraine, Slovakia and Turkey, making it very interesting. Additionally, there were nearly 100 teenage participants from over ten countries neighbouring Estonia.

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